Golf in BowlandSurrounded by stunning landscape and a superb range of quality golf courses, each one with its own amazing backdrop, Ribble Valley can offer you an unforgettable golfing experience.

Ribble Valley boasts a number of superb local courses and is within easy reach of Lytham St Annes, which recently hosted the 2012 British Golf Open Championship.  Here are details of a few of these superb courses

Clitheroe Golf Club

is a beautiful 18 hole parkland course.  The course is challenging to all levels of golfer with a premium on straight driving without being too demanding physically.  The views from the course are quite spectacular.  Since 2010 Clitheroe Golf Club has hosted the Regional Qualifying competition attracting to top amateurs and professionals from throughout the area.

Longridge Golf Club

is within An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty over looking the Ribble Valley.  The course is a fair test and measures 5974 yds par 70, which might not seem very long but the greens are a true test of putting.  If the wind blows it can play very much like a links course and course management is vital.